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Represents a defined collection of entities that may be discussed or acted upon collectively but which are not expected to act collectively, and are not formally or legally recognized; i.e. a collection of entities that isn't an Organization.


id0..1stringLogical id of this artifact
meta0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRules0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
language0..1codeLanguage of the resource content
text0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
contained0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
extension0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
modifierExtension0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
identifier0..*IdentifierUnique id
active0..1booleanWhether this group's record is in active use
type1..1codeperson | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance
actual1..1booleanDescriptive or actual
code0..1CodeableConceptKind of Group members
name0..1stringLabel for Group
quantity0..1unsignedIntNumber of members
managingEntity0..1ReferenceEntity that is the custodian of the Group's definition
characteristic0..*BackboneElementInclude / Exclude group members by Trait
member0..*BackboneElementWho or what is in group

Search Parameters

actualtokenDescriptive or actualGroup.actual
characteristictokenKind of characteristicGroup.characteristic.code
codetokenThe kind of resources containedGroup.code
excludetokenGroup includes or excludesGroup.characteristic.exclude
identifiertokenUnique idGroup.identifier
managing-entityreferenceEntity that is the custodian of the Group's definitionGroup.managingEntity
memberreferenceReference to the group memberGroup.member.entity
typetokenThe type of resources the group containsGroup.type
valuetokenValue held by characteristicGroup.characteristic.value
characteristic-valuecompositeA composite of both characteristic and valueGroup.characteristic